The Execution of Lady Jane Grey Vs. The Adoration of the Kings
Comparing Two Classical Works of Art
Observe the following two pieces of art:
“The Execution of Lady Jane Grey” by Paul Delaroche – http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/paul-delaroche-the-execution-of-lady-jane-grey
“The Adoration of the Kings” by Jan Gossaert (Jean Gossart) – http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/jan-gossaert-jean-gossart-the-adoration-of-the-kings
As you observe the two works carefully, take notes concerning their likenesses and differences. This paper is the comparison and contrasting of two works of art using the notes that you took, vocabulary from this list (http://www.kqed.org/assets/pdf/arts/programs/spark/visartvocab.pdf) and at least 4 outside sources.
Guidelines for Paper
3- 4 typed pages, double-spaced, one-inch margins, Times New
Roman 12pt font.
In the four written pages you will provide a bio, explain the concepts behind the work, and how the visuals present in the work illustrate those concepts, with a comparison and contrast between the two art works.
A thesis statement, 4 sources, images, grammar, layout, and conclusion will all be taken into account when grading.
Also in the PDF, you will include 1 page of images. This page is in addition to the 4 pages of text, will have two images from the art works that you saw, and be properly labeled.